NHL Game Summary - Chicago at Pittsburgh|
(Monday, September 23rd)
Final Score: Pittsburgh 3, Chicago 2 (SO)
Pittsburgh, PA (Sports Network) - James Neal potted the eventual game-winning
goal during the shootout as the Pittsburgh Penguins rallied for a 3-2 win over
the Chicago Blackhawks in preseason action from the Consol Energy Center.
Pittsburgh trailed 2-0 after two periods before drawing even on a pair of Kris
Letang tallies in the third, the last coming with 2:16 remaining in
Neal added an assist on Letang's second goal, with Sidney Crosby also scoring
in the shootout portion. Jeff Zatkoff made 30 saves for the Penguins through
regulation and overtime, then stopped both Chicago skaters he faced in the
Bryan Bickell accounted for both Blackhawks goals, with Nikolai Khabibulin
turning aside 31-of-33 chances in the loss.
09/23 22:04:03 ET